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"Three-Story" Religious Peruvian Retablo

This Peruvian Religous Day of the Dead Wood Retablo is a unique painted plaster sculpture in a wooden box. This retablo opens up to 3 gorgeous religious scenes: Nativity, Virgin of Guadalupe, and Adam & Eve. Another wonderful addition to our retablo collection!

  • Handmade in Peru
  • Plaster figures in a wooden box
  • Signed by artist Alcidez Quispe
  • Box measures 9.5 x 28cm

Retablos are true Peruvian folk art. They originally depicted carved and painted sculptures of religious figures and were displayed in rural churches as alters.  Today the boxes take the form of three dimensional scenes of daily life in Peru such as markets, shops, harvests, weddings and other ceremonies. 


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Nativity, Virgin of Guadalupe, and Adam & Eve. Another wonderful addition to our retablo collection!

  • Handmade in Peru
  • Plaster figures in a wooden box
  • Signed by artist Alcidez Quispe
  • Box measures 9.5 x 28cm

Retablos are true Peruvian folk art. They originally depicted carved and painted sculptures of religious figures and were displayed in rural churches as alters.  Today the boxes take the form of three dimensional scenes of daily life in Peru such as markets, shops, harvests, weddings and other ceremonies. 

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